London, United Kingdom

Art and Society

when 6 July 2024 - 27 July 2024
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 20 EC
fee GBP 1800

Level 4

This module is an introduction to the visual culture of London, including painting, architecture, photography and contemporary media. Students will visit the major art galleries to examine how art works, exhibitions and cultural organisations can be understood within wider social contexts. The sessions also include museums and historical sites. The classes will explore how these institutions reveal the complex cultural identity and history of London.

Site visits: typical visits include the British Museum, Tate Modern, Victoria and Albert Museum, Museum of London, National Portrait Gallery, Wallace Collection, Tate Britain, Whitechapel Gallery, Serpentine Galleries, Welcome Collection.

Note: these visits are subject to change.

Credits info

20 EC
UK credits

Fee info

GBP 1800: tuition only. Housing and Social Programme are separate and optional.

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